If you have ever read any pulp magazines you know what to expectslam bang adventure, hack writing and little character development. Doc savage was originally published during the 1930s and 1940s in the american pulp magazines. The men who smiled no more by kenneth robeson a doc savage adventure bookshopapocalypse 5 out of 5 stars. Doc savage project gutenberg selfpublishing ebooks. Doc savage is the target of a brazen attack on new york city.
Discover delightful childrens books with prime book box, a subscription that delivers new books every 1, 2, or 3 months new customers receive 15% off your. Most channels revolve around 1 thing and 1 thing only. The illustrations were by walter baumhofer, paul orban, emery clarke, modest stein, and robert g. Doc savage comic story 20 pages report information. Doc savage is a fictional character created by kenneth robeson, a house name by street and smith publications as the author of their popular character doc savage. I discovered doc savage when i was 14 years of age and read him avidly for about three or four years.
Issue also has a onepage text feature on doc savages team members. He was described as having an apelike body shape in the pulp stories and visually depicted here in. Doc savage 1972 marvel comic comic books mycomicshop. Written by paul malmont, national bestselling author of the chinatown deathcloud peril, with art by howard porter jla. See the complete doc savage original series book list in order, box sets or omnibus editions, and companion titles. The doc savage dc comics could have been a series like the marvel comics adaptation before it in the 70s, which started off adapting famous doc novels into comic form, and then told original stories in the same vein. Find the value of the marvel comic doc savage volume 1. The scheming plot that threatens doc savage is not overly exciting, but provides enough of a menace to keep the comic book moving along.
See more ideas about savage, pulp fiction and pulp art. Along with characters like the shadow 1930, dick tracy 1931, conan the barbarian 1932, the lone ranger and tonto 1933, and green hornet and. Doc savage is a fictional character originally published in american pulp magazines during the 1930s and 1940s. If youre unfamiliar, doc savage was a pulp serial and radio character created by henry w. The boy scout book of hobbies for fathers and sons.
You can find out more about it here on the dc web site. Its a very different sort of character from doc savage despite a similar concept, making them oddly compatible in the same book. In may 1940, the character moved to his own book, doc savage comics. Doc savage 2010 comic book by dc 17 issues, 23 covers jun 2010 to oct 2011. Nanovic at street and smith publications, with additional material contributed by the series main writer, lester dent. The 4 stories are covered in these issues are adapted from the original pulp stories by lester dent. Dc comics has reprinted the 8 issue run of marvel comicss initial comic book adaptation of doc savage. Doc savage dc began a new doc savage comic book series in 2010. Doc experienced a resurgence of popularity in 1964, when bantam books began reprinting all the original stories as paperbacks, though a. The issue is crammed with shocking moments, comedy, high action, and just enough future technology that makes you stand up and cheer that the doc savage you remember is back. The doc savage original book series by multiple authors includes books the man of bronze, the land of terror, quest of the spider, and several more. Probably the only one of these thats superb as a story is, the man of bronze which tells the origin of doc savages amazing wealth. Comic book version of the classic pulp magazine hero doc savage.
Doc savage comic art member gallery results page 3. Arabian thieves led by the diabolically clever molallet set one fiendish trap after another for doc savage and his mighty five. Only doc, with his superhuman mental and physical powers, could have withstood this incredible ordeal of endurance which led from the cavern of the crying rock through the pitiless desert of rub al khali and its phantom city to a fight to the death against. Doc savage organized hidalgo trading company and flearun. Paul malmont gets savage comic book resources interviews paul malmont, author of the chinatown death cloud peril and the 2010 doc savage comic book series for dc, about doc savage, the pulps and comic books. Doc savage returns to his roots as a mysterious case in 1908 involves doc as a boy in one of his fathers adventures. List of doc savage novels is a comprehensive list of the books written about the.
Issue features the man of bronze, part one of an adaptation of the kenneth robeson. He originally appeared in novels before making appearances in comics. This page contains information about doc savage volume 1. List of doc savage novels is a comprehensive list of the books written about the fictional character originally published in american pulp magazines during the 1930s and 1940s.
Doc savage was created by lester dent, henry raltson, and john nanovic in 1933. This is in near mint condition with no handwriting or highlighting. Doc savage the man of bronze 1, first edition abebooks. Finally, the character monk mayfair who was shown to first premiere in doc savage magazine 1, 1933 was a chemistry genius despite his outwardly bestial appearance. Issue features the man of bronze, part one of an adaptation of the kenneth robeson novel of the same name in which doc and his team try to track down who killed his father. This is a great way for people interested in doc savage to get acquainted with him. The sinister shadow the wild adventures of doc savage book 14. Master over all fire and flame, jim wilson stands guard throughout the earth.
Before appearing in comics, doc appeared in pulp magazines and his stories were also published in novels. Issue features master of the red death, part two of an adaptation of the kenneth robeson novel man of bronze, the first doc savage adventure. Freely adapted from the story the man of bronze by kenneth robeson lester dent and published by bantam books. Tragedy will strike one of docs compatriots, and someone may not survive the opening pages of the lord of lightning. This book collects all eight issues of the 1970s doc savage comic which adapted doc savage novels into two issue comic stories, the man of bronze, death in silver, the monsters, and brand of the werewolf. This listing is for one 1 issue of doc savage comic book, issue number 1. They are replints of the doc savage pulp magazinethe man of bronze was originally printed in 1933. They used this formula just fine with conan the barbarian, which started with adaptations and then told original stories. Color comics the monarch of armageddon part one of four parts allnew original comic story, mini or limited series by robeson, kenneth lester dent related items. Doc savage tv series in development at sony comic book. In part two, doc and his team discover a hidden civilization in central america as they continue their quest to find who killed docs father. The heroicadventure character would go on to appear in other media, including.1175 934 381 1214 1539 298 300 421 33 805 1509 1468 889 546 135 942 1408 344 428 1505 399 149 1198 3 1338 844 825 433 1032 956 1004 847 441 145 1412 1231 488 1086 369 732